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A single stick may smoke, but it will not burn.
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Patience is the mother of a beautiful child.
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He who receives a gift does not measure.
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Greatness and beauty do not belong to the gods alone.
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If the cockroach wants to rule over the chicken, then it must hire the fox as a body-guard.
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By trying often, the monkey learns to jump from the tree.
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Ugliness with a good character is better than beauty.
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You are beautiful because of your possessions.
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Peace does not make a good ruler.
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They ate our food, and forgot our names.
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